20 Dark Moments From 'Avatar: The Last Airbender' That Made Us Forget It Was A Kid's TV Show

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Vote up every dark scene from 'Avatar: The Last Airbender.'

Everyone with good taste buds knows that 'Avatar: The Last Airbender' is one of the most successful, enjoyable prolific children's shows to ever grace television. But how many of you remember how dark and unsettling it got? We decided to round up some of the most serious parts of the beloved kid series to show you how mature and emotional the show could really get.

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  • 1. Appa Is Abused By Circus Ringmasters And Becomes Traumatized By Fire

    759 votes
  • 2. This Look On Zuko's Face (Who Was Thirteen Years Old At The Time) Before His Father Burned His Left Eye

    719 votes
  • 3. The Dark Underground Brainwashing Techniques Used In Ba Sing Se

    685 votes
  • 4. Hama's Incredibly Fascinating And Discomforting Bloodbending Techniques  

    699 votes
  • 5. Aang Finding Monk Gyatso Dead

    687 votes
  • 6. Katara Recounts The Day The Fire Nation Took Her Mother

    569 votes